Canadian Tick-borne Illness Research 2010-Present

Please note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

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Last updated: January 5, 2021

Found 413 results
Ripoche M, Lindsay LR, Ludwig A, Ogden NH, Thivierge K, and Leighton PA, Multi-Scale Clustering of Lyme Disease Risk at the Expanding Leading Edge of the Range of Ixodes scapularis in Canada, Int J Environ Res Public Health, vol. 15, no. 4, 2018.
Nelder MP, Russell CB, Clow KM, Johnson S, Weese JS, Cronin K, Ralevski F, Patel SN, and Jardine CM, Occurrence and distribution of Ambylomma americanum as determined by passive surveillance in Ontario, Canada (1999–2016), Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 2018.
Ripoche M, Gasmi S, Adam-Poupart A, Koffi JK, Lindsay LR, Ludwig A, Milord F, Ogden NH, Thivierge K, and Leighton PA, Passive Tick Surveillance Provides an Accurate Early Signal of Emerging Lyme Disease Risk and Human Cases in Southern Canada, J Med Entomol., 2018.
Middelveen MJ, Sapi E, Burke J, Filush KR, Franco A, Fesler MC, and Stricker RB, Persistent Borrelia Infection in Patients with Ongoing Symptoms of Lyme Disease, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 2, 2018.
Corrin T, Greig J, Harding S, Young I, Mascarenhas M, and Waddell LA, Powassan virus, a scoping review of the global evidence., Zoonoses Public Health, vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 595-624, 2018.
Bogaty C and Drebot MA, Powassan virus - an emerging public health concern., CMAJ, vol. 190, no. 15, 2018.
Smith K, Oesterle PT, Jardine CM, Dibernardo A, Huynh C, Lindsay LR, Pearl DL, Bosco-Lauth AM, and Nemeth NM, Powassan Virus and Other Arthropod-Borne Viruses in Wildlife and Ticks in Ontario, Canada., Am J Trop Med, vol. 99, no. 2, pp. 458-465, 2018.
Chilton NB, Dergousoff SJ, and Lysyk TJ, Prevalence of Anaplasma bovis in Canadian populations of the Rocky Mountain wood tick, Dermacentor andersoni., Ticks Tick Borne Dis, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 1528-1531, 2018.
Rocheleau JP, Michel P, Lindsay LR, Drebot MA, Dibernardo A, Ogden NH, Fortin A, and Arsenault J, Risk factors associated with seropositivity to California serogroup viruses in humans and pet dogs, Quebec, Canada., Epidemiol Infect., vol. 2, 2018.
James CA, Pearl DL, Lindsay LR, Peregrine AS, and Jardine CM, Risk factors associated with the carriage of Ixodes scapularis relative to other tick species in a population of pet dogs from southeastern Ontario, Canada, Ticks & Tickborne Diseases, 2018.
Greig JD, Young I, Harding S, Mascarenhas M, and Waddell LA, A scoping review of Lyme disease research relevant to public health, Can Commun Dis Rep, vol. 44, no. 10, 2018.
Gaunt MC, Carr AP, and Taylor SM, Serological survey of canine vector-borne diseases in Saskatchewan, Canada, Can Vet J, vol. 59, no. 10, pp. 1109-1111, 2018.
Baranchuk A and Yeung C, Suspicious index in Lyme carditis: Construction of a new risk model in the absence of guidelines, Clin. Cardiol., vol. 41, no. 12, 2018.
Besant G, Wan D, Yeung C, Blakely C, Branscombe P, Suarez-Fuster L, Redfeam D, Simpson C, Abdollah H, Glover B, and Baranchuk A, Suspicious index in Lyme carditis: Systematic review and proposed new risk score, Clin Cardiol., vol. 41, no. 12, 2018.
Yeung C and Baranchuk A, Systematic Approach to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Lyme Carditis and High-Degree Atrioventricular Block, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 4, 2018.
Waddell LA, Greig J, Lindsay LR, and Ogden NH, A systematic review on the impact of gestational Lyme disease in humans on the fetus and newborn, PLoS ONE, vol. 13, no. 11, 2018.
Trost CN, Lindsay LR, Dibernardo A, and Chilton NB, Three genetically distinct clades of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Ixodes scapularis, Ticks & Tick-borne Diseases, vol. 9, no. 6, 2018.
Lloyd VK and Hawkins RG, Under-Detection of Lyme Disease in Canada, Healthcare, vol. 6, no. 4, 2018.
Tyler S, Tyson S, Dibernardo A, Drebot MA, Feil EJ, Graham M, Knox NC, Lindsay LR, Margos G, Mechai S, Van Domselaar G, Thorpe HA, and Ogden NH, Whole genome sequencing and phylogenetic analysis of strains of the agent of Lyme disease Borrelia burgdorferi from Canadian emergence zones., Sci Rep, vol. 8, no. 1, 2018.